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293 Possible Causes for Lip Atrophy

  • Facial Hemiatrophy

    Because in the present case predominant atrophy was in the right maxilla, cross-bite was the result. Lip atrophy and unilateral exposure of teeth are common.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On clinical examination there was atrophy of right half of the chin, lower lip and upper lip.[indjos.com] Oral manifestations • Atrophy of half of the upper lip and tongue • deviation of jaws while opening the mouth • delayed eruption or wasting of roots of certain teeth on the[slideshare.net]

  • Cystitis

    Vaginal Atrophy: vaginal dryness, soreness and painful sex Without the production of estrogen by the ovaries, the skin and support tissues of the vulva (“lips”) and vagina[womens-health-concern.org]

  • Atrophic Vaginitis

    Vaginal Atrophy: vaginal dryness, soreness and painful sex Without the production of estrogen by the ovaries, the skin and support tissues of the vulva (“lips”) and vagina[womens-health-concern.org]

  • Epulis

    […] of teeth, calcified roots Gingival enlargement associated with characteristic dental abnormalities Wilson syndrome[ 34 ] Enamel hypoplasia, multiple small red papules of lips[doi.org] , early onset periodontitis and repeated oral candidiasis, signs of cirrhosis GoltzGorlin syndrome[ 35 ] Partial anodontia, hypoplastic teeth, atrophy and linear pigmentation[doi.org]

  • Zinc Deficiency

    […] and corners of the mouth in 44% and papillary atrophy of the tongue in 21%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] research by Carter et al. ( 33 ) also found signs of micronutrient deficiencies in some of the 279 middle school Nile delta boys regardless of stature, such as cheilosis of the lips[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pallidopyramidal Syndrome

    Other features included supranuclear vertical gaze paresis, diffuse cerebral atrophy, and lip/chin tremor. He did not have myoclonus or tremor in the limbs.[genome.jp]

  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Facial muscle atrophy and weakness leads to drooping of the lower lip, which has unfavorable functional and aesthetic outcomes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Familial Recurrent Peripheral Facial Palsy

    […] of the lips, tongue, pharynx, and larynx, and is due to degeneration of the nerve nuclei of the floor of the fourth ventricle. central paralysis any paralysis due to a lesion[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] from damage to the brachial plexus. bulbar paralysis that due to changes in motor centers of the medulla oblongata; the chronic form is marked by progressive paralysis and atrophy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Facial Nerve Paralysis of the Newborn

    Involvement of the hypoglossal nerves often leads to atrophy of the tongue. Patients may be unable to protrude their tongue beyond their lips because of this weakness.[physio-pedia.com]

  • Bell's Palsy

    Prevent permanent muscle atrophy in your forehead by massaging the upper part of your face.[livestrong.com] Push your lips toward the center of your face to create a puckering of your lips. After the puckering position, ease your lips upward into a smile formation.[livestrong.com]

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